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  • Where can I find information on the Federal victim notification system?
    Federal victim notification information is available on the Department of Justice's Victim Notificat... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

  • How do I add my program/organization to the Online Directory of Crime Victim Services?
    Visit the Get Posted section of the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Online Directory of Crime Vict... Read More
    Last Updated: August 27, 2015

  • Whom do I contact if I am experiencing problems with a State Victim Notification Everyday (VINE) system?
    If you are experiencing problems with a State Victim Notification Everyday (VINE) system, please con... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

  • How do I apply to be a consultant for the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)?
    The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Training and Technical Assistance Center (TTAC) is not accepti... Read More
    Last Updated: April 23, 2015

  • What is victim compensation?
    All states and territories receive Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds through the Office for Victims ... Read More
    Last Updated: February 6, 2018

  • Who is eligible for victim compensation?
    Victim compensation eligibility is determined by each State Victim Compensation Program. For addit... Read More
    Last Updated: September 2, 2011

  • Do taxpayer dollars contribute to the Crime Victims Fund?
    To date, Crime Victims Fund (Fund) dollars have always come from individuals convicted of federal cr... Read More
    Last Updated: April 27, 2012

  • Where can I conduct legal research relating to victims' rights?
    If you’re interested in conducting legal research relating to crime victims, visit the VictimLaw and... Read More
    Last Updated: August 27, 2015

  • How can I become a victim advocate?
    In some states, there are offices called the Office of the Victim Advocate. You may wish to check wi... Read More
    Last Updated: October 15, 2010

  • Where can I learn about the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Crime Victims Fund and the allocation of money to victims?
    Information about the Crime Victims Fund is available in the Crime Victims Fund Fact Sheet from the ... Read More
    Last Updated: April 27, 2012

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